Coronavirus (Sunday): Three more patients die at Lincolnshire hospitals

The total number of patients to have died with coronavirus in Lincolnshire’s hospitals now stands at 129, health chiefs have confirmed.

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The latest figures show that three more people have died in United Lincolnshire Health Trust (ULHT) hospitals on Sunday.

Last week, there were no new deaths recorded at ULHT for five consecutive days (Tuesday to Saturday).

Addressing the latest figures, a spokesperson for ULHT said: ““Sadly we can confirm that a further three patients who were being cared for in our hospitals, and had tested positive for COVID-19, have died. This brings the total number of deaths in ULHT hospitals to 129.

“Their families have been informed and our thoughts and condolences are with them at this difficult and distressing time.”

Over the weekend, there have been two more deaths reported at Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Foundation Trust - bringing the total to 93.